This week Elgin Academy was one of the schools featured in an article by Daily Herald journalist Eric Peterson. The piece focused on private schools and in-person learning. Elgin Academy's campus has been open to in-person learning since August 27th. Read Article
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The Elgin Academy Girls Tennis Team along with Coaches Perez and Moe participated in the 5K Your Way as part of EA's Homecoming Festivities. EA 8th Grader, Kaan Bruss, finished his 5K Your Way and the Metzler family did their 5K their way at Waterfall Glen in Lemont. Congratulations to all! #EA5KYourWay
In celebration of Elgin Academy's Homecoming, Ms. Boborci's third graders enjoyed a beautiful day playing croquet and bean bag toss on the Quad! #hilltopperhomecoming2020
Throughout Homecoming week the Middle School students participated in Dress Up/Spirit Days to the fullest. #hilltopperhomecoming2020
In Ms. Bayer's Intro to Fine Arts/Theatre class, students performed monologues from ancient Greek tragedies. They are portraying characters like Creon, Antigone, Medea, and more. They also made their own character masks patterned after the tragedy masks worn by ancient Greek actors. Ms. Bayer said, "since they have to wear face masks to perform, I thought we would just lean into it!"